Posted Jun 17, 2016 Updated: Jun 17, 2016 @ 11:01 AM
BOURBON — Triton Elementary School was recently awarded a robotics grant from the TechPoint Foundation for Youth. The grant will allow the school school to receive a free VEX IQ Robotics kit and to train one teacher to become a robotics educator. Triton has selected fourth-grade teacher Jenny Mevis, who …Read More
Posted May 26, 2016 Updated: May 26, 2016 @ 3:25 PM
BOURBON — Students in Cindy Stichter’s algebra II honors class at Triton Jr.-Sr, High School recently completed a trigonometry activity. The students used homemade clinometers and trigonometry to estimate heights of trees, buildings, and signs.
By DONNA BURROUGHS Superintendent, Triton Community School Corporation BOURBON — Third graders at Triton Elementary School celebrated Earth Day in a special way this year. They participated in many earth friendly learning events about plants and how they are important to our world. Teams studied plant parts and how …Read More
By DONNA BURROUGHS Superintendent, Triton Community School Corporation BOURBON — Students in Mrs. Cindy Stichter’s Algebra 2 class at Triton Jr.-Sr. High School rolled dice to play ‘war’ and predict probability.
By DONNA BURROUGHS Superintendent, Triton Community School Corporation BOURBON — After reading, “The All American Slurp” and discussing the big question, “How can we understand and appreciate cultural differences,” students in Mrs. McFarland’s sixth grade reading class at Triton Elementary School finished the week comparing and contrasting chopsticks with …Read More
By DONNA BURROUGHS Superintendent, Triton Community School Corporation BOURBON — Third graders at Triton Elementary School have been learning about natural resources and how they can be used to help us solve problems. Students worked to solve a potential “real world” problem where a local river was getting too …Read More
Posted Mar 25, 2016 Updated: Mar 25, 2016 @ 8:59 AM
By DONNA BURROUGHS Superintendent, Triton Community School Corporation BOURBON — The annual Triton Elementary School fun fair took place Thursday, March 24, with hundreds of Triton Elementary students attending. The staff provided family-friendly activities and, in the process, raised funds for student and classroom activities.
Posted Mar 24, 2016 Updated: Mar 24, 2016 @ 3:44 PM
By DONNA BURROUGHS Superintendent, Triton Community School Corporation BOURBON — Second-grade students in at Triton Elementary School recently reviewed skills in reading while studying the story of Helen Keller. The class read many books and articles about Keller and had a lot of questions, as many of them …Read More
Posted Mar 24, 2016 Updated: Mar 24, 2016 @ 1:27 PM
By DONNA BURROUGHS Superintendent, Triton Community School Corporation BOURBON — The Triton chapter of the National Honor Society held its induction of new members Tuesday, March 22. NHS officers for 2015-2016 conducted the ceremony, including Brooklyn Bitting, Alexis Miller, Brianna Nolin, Heather Stichter and Brooklyn Beatty. Current members …Read More
Posted Feb 19, 2016 Updated: Feb 19, 2016 @ 11:31 AM
By DONNA BURROUGHS Superintendent, Triton Community School Corporation BOURBON — The following students were recognized for showing pride in their daily work at Triton Elementary School for the month of January: Nicki Duff, Austin Kanczuzewsk, Josh Mullet, Keegan Best, Cayden Greer, Jenna Bules, Hannah Snyder, Kate Howell, Nate …Read More
Posted Jan 15, 2016 Updated: Jan 15, 2016 @ 8:51 AM
By DONNA BURROUGHS, Triton School Corporation Superintendent John Sadler, from the Shriners, visited Triton third graders as they prepare for their upcoming trip to the circus in Fort Wayne Friday, Jan. 22. Sadler told the students that he has gone to the circus for 30 years now, …Read More
Posted Dec 07, 2015 Updated: Dec 7, 2015 @ 4:55 PM
BY DONNA BURROUGHS, Triton School Corporation Superintendent BOURBON — Students in Mrs. Strycker’s third grade class at Triton Elementary School have been learning about how light moves, creates heat, reflects and refracts. These science concepts were tied to reading about Antarctica and penguins, along with socials studies, as we discussed …Read More
Posted Nov 24, 2015 Updated: Nov 24, 2015 @ 11:06 AM
By DONNA BURROUGHS, Triton School Corporation Superintendent This is week three of “Art After School” at Triton. Thirty Triton Elementary School students worked hard to create their masterpieces. The event was a hit. Triton has some talented artists.
Posted Oct 13, 2015 Updated: Oct 13, 2015 @ 4:22 PM
BOURBON — Project Tomorrow, the national education nonprofit group, announced the selection of both schools from Triton School Corporation as Speak Up Loud and Clear schools. Formerly known as Speak Up 200, Speak Up Loud and Clear is a collection of the top K-12 schools in the country that encourage and involve authentic student, parent and teacher ideas and views in the education planning and decision-making.
Posted Oct 12, 2015 Updated: Oct 12, 2015 @ 2:50 PM
By DONNA BURROUGHS, Triton School Corporation Superintendent Sixth grade science students in Teresa Watkins class at Triton Elementary School shared their design journals, states of matter models and completed a density answer page with their VIP visitors. They also enjoyed the book store, lunch and recess.